We work closely with Government and policymakers, representing the sharing economy community, and lobbying for changes to protect consumers and sharing economy businesses.
Our members sign up to a central code of conduct, to maintain and set standards for staff training, safety and complaints procedures. Click on the link below to read the full Code of Conduct.Our Code of Conduct
Sharing Economy UK was launched in March 2015 following a Government-commissioned independent review, entitled ‘Unlocking the UK’s Sharing Economy’, published in November 2014.About us
The sharing economy involves using internet technologies to connect groups of people and organisations to make better use of goods, skills, services, capital and spaces.
Our three key objectives
Make the UK a global centre for the sharing economy
Promote kitemark TrustSeal for responsible sharing economy practices
Respond to the shared challenges and opportunities of our members
APPG for Tourism report on the impact of the sharing economy on the UK tourism industry
Sharing Economy UK has responded to the All Party Parliamentary Group for Tourism, Leisure and the Hospitality...
Scottish Government's response to the report of the Scottish Expert Advisory Panel on the Collaborative Economy
Sharing Economy UK has responded to the findings and recommendations in the Scottish Government's response to...
UK sharing economy usage rises by 60 per cent
Users of the sharing economy in the UK have grown by 60% in 18 months, a new...